Self-supporting community- based mitigation program that provides arsenic safe water using modified dugwells along with public education on water related health effects.

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Narrative

Digging and boring at this site is complete. The land is donated by Monikuntal of 2nd Colonyof Swarupnagar block. Masonry job is going on. All these 10 sites are in the Gobindopur Panchayet.

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Site selection is ongoing that includes community (village) meeting, recording of the geocode of the site proposed by the community.

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    Farida Bibi ( Project Well ) 11 Months after completion 24 Sep, 2013

    Operating Status:

    we have come here to test the low tech home made filter today. it was successful. the water passed through was clear, removed turbidity and iron.

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    Laltu Mirza ( Project Well ) 10 Months after completion 6 Sep, 2013

    Operating Status:

    set checkvalve today.

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    Farida Bibi ( Project Well ) 7 Months after completion 24 May, 2013

    Operating Status:

    people are not using because the water turbid

    • SMS
    Suparna Mondol ( Project Well ) About 1 Month after completion 7 Dec, 2012

    Operating Status:

    Projector program is ok. 42 people present .

  • Impact Assessment (M&E) Phase Project completed on 31 Oct, 2012 Implementation Phase
    Biswajit Karmakar ( Project Well ) 8 Months after start 4 Jul, 2012

    Follow UP

    Status: Complete - Successful

    Operating Status:

    PW227-the land donated by Monikuntala Debi has a dugwell constructed and now is being ready for usage within few days. The marble slab is to be put up by the workers by 6th july 2012.

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  • Implementation Phase Project started on 1 Nov, 2011 Preparation Phase

Self-supporting community- based mitigation program that provides arsenic safe water using modified dugwells along with public education on water related health effects.

Narrative

Digging and boring at this site is complete. The land is donated by Monikuntal of 2nd Colonyof Swarupnagar block. Masonry job is going on. All these 10 sites are in the Gobindopur Panchayet.

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Site selection is ongoing that includes community (village) meeting, recording of the geocode of the site proposed by the community.

Other Issues

Unusual and unexpected issues faced during project execution

The large diameter (10”) pipes for 25 bore dugwells have arrived within 3 weeks after placing the order. The construction team is engaged in conducting site selection procedures while the awareness team is continuing with awareness programs in schools and communities in the areas where dugwells are in operation.

Impact

People Getting Safe Drinking Water: 40

Registers will be created as soon as the community starts using the water from this bore-dugwell.

Maintenance/Operating Costs Annual, in US$: $40

Creating and measuring long-term impact

Implementer: Project Well & Aqua Welfare Society

Aqua Welfare Society (AWS) is the partner NGO of Project Well.

Funding

Funded:
$1,073

Plan/Proposal